The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £345 -
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PHP 4
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
247 225 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.37% 30.45% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 168 106
Average daily rate £400 £380 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP 4 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 4 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP 4
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP 4 across the Oxfordshire region.

PHP 4 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP 4
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing PHP 4 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP 4.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel

PHP 4
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing PHP 4 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP 4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend